Computer Game Design & Development

(Level 6)


QQI Digital Media Production Level 6, Code 6M20496


The Games Industry is the fastest growing industry in Europe. This course is designed to provide an advanced understanding of game design concepts. The student will acquire advanced skills in the area of programming, 3D Modelling and animation to implement into the latest Game Engines.

Students will also develop apps on multiple platforms.



Code Title
6N5965  3 Dimensional Computer Graphics
6N2108 Object Orientated Programming
6N20495 Internet Programming
6N3395 Mathematics
6N4514 Multimedia Technology
6N4525 Multimedia Sound
6N4090 Project Management
6N2532 Web Authoring
6N3569 Drawing
6N1950 Communications
6N1946 Work Experience
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Computer Game Design Development L6


Fee Exemptions may apply ⇒
Materials €70
QQI Fee €80
Student Services €250
Gov PLC Fee €200
TOTAL €600

Contact Details

Tel: 021 4255500

Entry Requirements

QQI Level 5 Award in Software Development or in a related area is required.


One year full time

Education Progression Opportunities

UCC: CK101; CK105; CK107; CK108; CK109; CK113; CK118; CK210; CK301; CK307

CIT: CR016; CR888; CR106; CR116; CR310; CR312

LIT: LC418; LC502; LC504; LC517; LC518

Tralee IT: TL711; TL811

WIT: WD151; WD153; WD155; WD161; WD168

We advise you to consult the CAO website – and to confirm specific entry requirements for Higher Education Institutions.

QQI Level 6 awards may have advanced entry options into some Higher Education Institutions.


Career Opportunities

Game Design Industry, Software Developer, 3D Graphic Designer, Games Technical Support, Interactive Media,

Game Audio Production, Web Developer.

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